Inspire Brands finalizes Dunkin’ Brands acquisition

Dunkin’, Baskin-Robbins integration into Inspire portfolio begins

Inspire Brands, the parent of Arby’s and Sonic, finalized Dunkin’ Brands’ acquisition. The $11.3B purchase of Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins, with $26B in annual systemwide sales and 32,000 restaurants, puts two iconic brands into the hands of a multi-concept franchisor with limited- and full-service segment expertise.

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Starting Monday, November 30, Panera will offer coffee subscriptions as part of a gift package

Panera Bread promotes MyPanera+ Coffee Subscription as holiday gift-giving solution

Bakery-cafe chain to offer gift subscriptions starting November 30

Panera Bread launched a new Cyber Monday promotion to put the spotlight on its MyPanera+ Coffee Subscription program. Starting Monday, November 30, Panera will offer coffee subscriptions as part of a gift package. Through the gift coffee subscription, customers will be able to purchase and send MyPanera+ to people on their holiday shopping list at a discount.

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Tim Hortons released its line of seasonal, hot holiday beverages nationwide, also adding a donut, holiday packaging and merchandise...Peppermint Mocha Cold Brew

Tim Hortons releases holiday merchandise, seasonal Peppermint beverages, Peppermint Mocha Dream Donut

Peppermint Mocha Cold Brew also added

Tim Hortons US released its line of seasonal, hot holiday beverages nationwide, also adding a donut, holiday packaging and merchandise. A Peppermint Hot Chocolate, Peppermint Mocha Latte and Peppermint Mocha Cold Brew arrive at participating shops. To pair with the new drinks, a limited-time Peppermint Dream Donut was also added to the menu.

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Dunkin’ Brands has agreed to be acquired by Inspire Brands, a restaurant company controlled by private equity firm Roark Capital, for $11.3B, including the assumption of debt

Sonic Drive-In owner agrees to acquire Dunkin’ parent for $11.3B

Inspire Brands agrees to purchase Dunkin’ Brands for $106.50 per share

Dunkin’ Brands has agreed to be acquired by Inspire Brands, a restaurant company controlled by private equity firm Roark Capital, for $11.3B, including the assumption of debt. The acquisition will take the parent of Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins private for $106.50 per share. Dunkin’, which posted US comp(arable) sales growth of 0.9 percent during its third quarter, has seen its business evolve during the pandemic.

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Tim Hortons US launched its fall 2020 menu lineup, featuring pumpkin spice, which is returning to stores starting September 9. The New York-based division of Tim Hortons will bring back Pumpkin Spice Iced Capp, Pumpkin Spice Iced Latte, Pumpkin Spice Latte

Tim Hortons US returns Pumpkin Spice, debuts Pumpkin Spice Dream Donut

Pumpkin Spice Latte, Iced Latte at center of seasonal lineup

Tim Hortons US launched its fall 2020 menu lineup, featuring pumpkin spice, which is returning to stores starting September 9. The New York-based division of Tim Hortons will bring back Pumpkin Spice Iced Capp, Pumpkin Spice Iced Latte, Pumpkin Spice Latte, Pumpkin Spice Timbits, Pumpkin Spice Glaze Donut, and Pumpkin Spice Muffin. Plus, the coffee & bakery chain will debut the Pumpkin Spice Dream Donut.

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